Senior Nate Evans, who begins an internship with the Library of Congress in June, sparked his passion for archiving and preserving history while studying abroad in Morocco last spring.
Senior Jeremy Duffee has been awarded the Technos International Prize for his contributions to broadening international awareness and understanding.
Volunteering Illinois Wesleyan students spent their spring breaks doing service projects at a Lakota Sioux tribe settlement in South Dakota, and in Albany, Ga., with Habitat for Humanity's Collegiate Challenge.
Analysis of local criminal activity led senior Jake Bates to explore the unintended consequences and ethical implications of policing efforts, which he will discuss at a national ethics symposium.
Junior Margaret McCarter has won a Goldwater Scholarship, considered the premier undergraduate award in mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering.
Thalia Novoa '16 and Huyen Nguyen '17 are the first winners of the new Luis Leal Endowed Scholarship, which supports off-campus Hispanic Studies research.
This summer, the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs will offer 12 students a local, paid internship through the Summer Enrichment Program.
Illinois Wesleyan students continue to report spring internships at a brisk pace, with 152 students gaining work experience and further defining their career interests.